Netsparker's Web Application Security Blog

Netsparker Chosen as Finalist in Red Herring Top 100 Europe Awards

Category: News - Last Updated: Wed, 01 Mar 2017 - by Robert Abela

Netsparker has always been an innovator in the web application security industry. It developed the first false positive free web vulnerability scanner, it simplified the process of detecting web application vulnerabilities and much more. Thanks to this approach Netsparker is leaving an imprint in such industry hence it has been chosen as a finalist in the Red Herring Top 100 European Awards. Read More

Understand Your Web Application Better with Netsparker Knowledge Base Nodes

Category: Product Docs & FAQS - Last Updated: Tue, 23 May 2017 - by Robert Abela

Apart from identifying web application vulnerabilities, to do a complete security audit of a website or web application you also need to understand the web application and know about all the components, objects and scripts used on the web application. During a scan, Netsparker will record all of these details and present them to the user in the Knowledge Base nodes. Read More

2013/2014 Web Vulnerability Scanners Comparison - Netsparker Confirmed as a Market Leader

Category: News - Last Updated: Tue, 25 Feb 2014 - by Robert Abela

In the 2013/2014 web vulnerability scanners comparison by Shay Chen, where he compared around 63 web vulnerabilities scanners Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner emerged as a market leader in the web application security industry, even though it is the youngest contender. Read this article for more information about the comparison of these automated web security tools. Read More

Netsparker 3.2 Released - New Features Overview

Category: Releases - Last Updated: Wed, 22 Jan 2014 - by Robert Abela

Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner Version 3.2 allows Netsparker users to scan and identify vulnerabilities and security issues automatically in SOAP web services. This version of the false positive free web vulnerability scanner also includes new request and response viewers, a number of improvements that make web vulnerability scans more efficient and a number of bug fixes. Read More

Identify Vulnerabilities in Web Services with Netsparker

Category: News - Last Updated: Wed, 22 Jan 2014 - by Robert Abela

Press Release | Netsparker Ltd. announces the new version of Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner version 3.2. The latest version of Netsparker allows businesses and organizations to automatically scan web services and identify security issues in them. The new version of the only false positive free web vulnerability scanner is also shipped with new request and response viewers which give the user a better insight of each request used in the testing and contains several new web application vulnerability security checks. Read More

Non Profit Organization Uses Netsparker to Identify Vulnerabilities in Always Changing Custom Web Applications

Category: News - Last Updated: Mon, 22 May 2017 - by Robert Abela

In this case study, a member from the IT Operations & Security team explains how easy it was to use Netsparker and start the process of identifying and closing down vulnerabilities and security holes in the always evolving custom made web applications used by the international non profit organization New Tribes Mission. Read this full case study to see why many web security professionals choose Netsparker as their web vulnerability scanner of choice. Read More

New Improved Netsparker 3.1.4 is Available for Download

Category: Releases - Last Updated: Fri, 29 Nov 2013 - by Huseyin Tufekcilerli

A new version of Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner is available for download. This version 3.1.4 of Netsparker includes several improvements to the user interface to ease the process of configuring the scanner, and also includes several bug fixes. For more details about this new build of Netsparker read this blog post. Read More

The Wait is Over, Netsparker 3.1 is Here with Full HTML5 Support

Category: Releases - Last Updated: Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - by Ferruh Mavituna

Netsparker Version 3.1 is a major version update. With this version of the false positive free web application security scanner Netsparker, users can scan and identify security issues in HTML5 web applications. This new version of Netsparker also includes a number of new security checks for Web 2.0 web applications, can inject JSON and XML HTTP requests, reports much more information about the target web application and much more. Read this post for a complete detailed list of what is new and improved in Netsparker 3.1 Read More

Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner Fully Supports HTML5

Category: News - Last Updated: Wed, 20 Nov 2013 - by Robert Abela

Press Release | Netsparker Ltd announces the latest version of their web vulnerability scanner that allows organizations to automatically scan HTML5 web applications and launch more advanced attacks against modern dynamic web 2.0 applications. For more details about all of the new features in Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner version 3.1 read this press release Read More

New Netsparker 3.1 is Available for Download

Category: Releases - Last Updated: Wed, 20 Nov 2013 - by Robert Abela

An overview of Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner Version 3.1 - Full HTML 5 web application support, new security checks for Web 2.0 web applications, automatic CSRF vulnerability detection, detailed analysis of target web applications and much more. Read More

Morneau Shepell Secures More Than 600 Websites Without an Army of Penetration Testers

Category: News - Last Updated: Mon, 22 May 2017 - by Robert Abela

An International Pension and Benefits Company called Morneau Shepell uses Netsparker to automatically scan over 600 websites a month. In this Netsparker case study we will see how Morneau Shepell managed to automate the scanning of all these web applications without involving an army of penetration testers and web security experts. Only with an easy to use tool such as Netsparker all this can be achieved. Read More